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Climate change and infectious fish diseases.

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This book contains topics on the role of climatic factors on the epidemiology, prevalence, distribution, prevention and control of fish diseases. The 25 chapters that are divided into three main parts that discuss freshwater ecosystems and biological sequestrations of atmospheric carbon dioxide; microbial diseases (viral, bacterial and fungal infections) and parasitic diseases (protozoan and metaz...


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Microsporidiosis (Loma salmonae).

This book chapter describes various aspects of microsporidiosis caused by Loma salmonae: diagnosis, life cycle, influence of water temperature, host range, geographic range, pathobiology and physiopathology, clinical pathology, control and prevention, and recommendations for future studies.

Other chapters from this book

Chapter: 1 (Page no: 1) Freshwater ecosystems in North America with reference to the Great Lakes Basin. Author(s): Kerckhove, D. T. de Chu, C.
Chapter: 2 (Page no: 19) Tropical freshwater ecosystems, biota and anthropogenic activities with reference to South-East Asia. Author(s): Liew JiaHuan Lim, R. B. H. Low BiWei Mowe, M. A. D. Ng TingHui Zeng YiWen Yeo, D. C. J.
Chapter: 3 (Page no: 44) Biological sequestrations of atmospheric carbon dioxide with strategies to enhance storage of the gas. Author(s): Namitha Nayak Rajesh Mehrotra Sandhya Mehrotra
Chapter: 4 (Page no: 58) Rhabdovirosis (viral haemorrhagic septicaemia virus). Author(s): Stepien, C. A. Leaman, D. W. Niner, M. D.
Chapter: 5 (Page no: 85) Nodavirosis (Striped jack nervous necrosis virus). Author(s): Zainathan, S. C. Nurshuhada Ariff
Chapter: 6 (Page no: 102) Aquatic birnavirosis (infectious pancreatic necrosis virus). Author(s): Dopazo, C. P.
Chapter: 7 (Page no: 124) Herpesvirosis (koi herpesvirus). Author(s): Soliman, H. El-Matbouli, M.
Chapter: 8 (Page no: 142) Orthomyxovirosis (tilapia lake virus). Author(s): Surachetpong, W. Sirikanchana, K.
Chapter: 9 (Page no: 157) Iridovirosis. Author(s): Chou HsinYiu Kondo, H. Qin QiWei
Chapter: 10 (Page no: 182) Vibriosis. Author(s): Amaro, C. Fouz, B. Sanjuán, E. Romalde, J. L.
Chapter: 11 (Page no: 211) Aeromoniosis (Aeromonas salmonicida). Author(s): Crumlish, M. Austin, B.
Chapter: 12 (Page no: 235) Edwardsiellosis. Author(s): Griffin, M. J. Soto, E. Wise, D. J.
Chapter: 13 (Page no: 265) Fish mycobacteriosis. Author(s): Whipps, C. M. Gauthier, D. T. Kent, M. L.
Chapter: 14 (Page no: 280) Piscirickettsiosis (Piscirickettsia salmonis). Author(s): Smith, P. A. Mardones, F. O.
Chapter: 15 (Page no: 291) Epizootic ulcerative syndrome (Aphanomyces invadans). Author(s): Dibyendu Kamilya John, K. R.
Chapter: 16 (Page no: 303) Amoebiosis (Neoparamoeba perurans). Author(s): Sokołowska, J. Nowak, B. F.
Chapter: 17 (Page no: 319) Scuticociliatosis. Author(s): Lamas, J. Leiro, J. M.
Chapter: 18 (Page no: 349) Ichthyophthiriosis (Ichthyophthirius multifiliis). Author(s): Jørgensen, L. von G. Buchmann, K.
Chapter: 20 (Page no: 381) Myxoboliosis (Myxobolus cerebralis). Author(s): Alexander, J. D. Bartholomew, J. L.
Chapter: 21 (Page no: 404) Gyrodactylosis (Gyrodactylus salaris). Author(s): Mo, T. A.
Chapter: 22 (Page no: 423) Eubothriosis. Author(s): MacKenzie, K.
Chapter: 23 (Page no: 434) Diplostomiasis (Diplostomum spathaceum and related species). Author(s): Karvonen, A. Marcogliese, D. J.
Chapter: 24 (Page no: 457) Anisakiosis (Anisakis simplex s.l.). Author(s): Levsen, A. Cipriani, P. Bao, M. Giulietti, L. Mattiucci, S.
Chapter: 25 (Page no: 471) Lepeophtheirosis (Lepeophtheirus salmonis). Author(s): Fast, M. D. Dalvin, S.

Chapter details

  • Author Affiliation
  • Atlantic Veterinary College, University of Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, C1A 4P3, Canada.
  • Year of Publication
  • 2020
  • ISBN
  • 9781789243277
  • Record Number
  • 20203394751